Registered Nurse Operating Room Avista Surgery Center, Boulder

Location
Louisville, CO
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 05, 2017
Closes
Oct 02, 2017
Specialty
Med / Surg, OR / PACU
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Located minutes from Boulder, CO, in the charming community of Louisville, Avista Adventist Hospital is a comprehensive medical center that provides a full-range of medical specialties and exceptional health care to residents of Louisville, Broomfield and the surrounding Boulder area communities. With 114-beds, this full-service facility has been honored for excellence in cardiac, mom/baby and emergency care. It is also home to one of the area’s top joint and spine care centers specializing in hip and knee replacement, as well as spine surgery. Avista is proud to be recognized for its award-winning New Life Center, the area's most innovative birth center and large Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery. In 2013, Avista was named among the Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience by Women Certified® (womencertified.com) for quality physician communications, nurse/staff responsiveness, superior cleanliness and referrals by other women. With some of the lowest turnover and highest associate satisfaction scores in the industry, Avista Adventist Hospital has an excellent local reputation for its supportive culture, visionary leadership, strong team and daily living of what it means to truly care for the whole person – body, mind and spirit.

Job Description/Job Posting ID: 112991

Recruiter Contact: KatelinHazelwood@Centura.Org

Clinic/Department: 7213 AAH AVISTA SURGERY CENTER

Hospital: AVISTA ADVENTIST HOSPITAL

Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

POSITION SUMMARY:

Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating, and collaborating with both the healthcare team, and the patient/family to identify and meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient.  Promotes the optimal health, well being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • BSN Preferred

 

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • One year experience preferred

  • Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Current Colorado RN license/ Current RN license from a participating state in National Licensure Compact

  • Current BLS certification from American Heart Association required;

  • Additional certifications may be required  (refer to facility addendum(s)

 

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5 years minimum experience in OR/PACU

  • No call requirement

  • Shift may exceed schedule. RN flexible and accommodating to stay over shift hours on occasion.

  • OR – sterile processing knowledge

  • Pre and post-surgery skills.

 

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)

 

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.